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CTSH

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A

$69.04

Earnings Summary

Revenue
$4906Mn
Net Profits
$577Mn
Net Profit Margins
11.76%
PE Ratio
16.17

Highlights

Revenue:

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s revenue jumped 7% since last year same period to $4906Mn in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A has generated 1.66% jump in its revenue since last 3-months.

Net Profits:

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s net profit jumped 12.7% since last year same period to $577Mn in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A has generated 2.49% jump in its net profits since last 3-months.

Net Profit Margins:

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s net profit margin jumped 5.32% since last year same period to 11.76% in the Q2 2022. On a quarterly growth basis, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A has generated 0.82% jump in its net profit margins since last 3-months.

PE Ratio:

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s price-to-earnings ratio after this Q2 2022 earnings stands at 16.17.

Earnings per share (EPS) Estimates

Earnings per share (EPS) estimates of the Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A post its latest quarter earnings

EPS Estimate Current Quarter
1.16
EPS Estimate Current Year
1.16

Highlights

EPS Estimate Current Quarter:

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current quarter stand at 1.16 - a 7.41% jump from last quarter’s estimates.

EPS Estimate Current Year:

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current year stand at 1.16.

Key Ratios

Key ratios of the Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A post its Q2 2022 earnings

Earning Per Share (EPS)
1.14
Return on Assets (ROA)
0.11
Return on Equity (ROE)
0.2
Dividend Per Share (DPS)
1.05

Highlights

Earning Per Share (EPS):

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s earning per share (EPS) jumped 15.15% since last year same period to 1.14 in the Q2 2022. This indicates that the Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A has generated 15.15% annual rate of jump in its earning per share (EPS) in the last 4 quarters.

Return on Assets (ROA):

Return on assets (ROA) indicates the profitability of the company in relation to its total assets. This ratio tells the financial health of the company. The higher the ROA, the better the company’s financial health. If any company has a ROA in the range of 5% to 20% - it is generally considered good. ROA above 20% is generally considered excellent. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s return on assets (ROA) stands at 0.11.

Earning Per Share (EPS):

The Return On Equity ratio indicates a company’s ability to turn equity capital received from shareholders into profits. ROE highlights the efficiency of equity capital in running the business. Generally, a return on equity in double digits is considered good. Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A’s return on equity (ROE) stands at 0.2.

Dividend Per Share (DPS):

Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A declared 1.05 dividend per share during the earnings announcement for Q2 2022.

Earnings Calendar

Earnings DateEstimated EPSReported EPSSurprise %
2022-07-28
1.08
1.14
5.56%
2022-05-05
1.04
1.08
3.85%

Company Information

“Cognizant is a multinational digital corporation based in Teaneck, New Jersey. The company has more than 170 operations worldwide in China, India, Bangalore, Dubai, Shanghai, etc. The company has more than 292,500 individuals all over the world as of 2020. It offers various services such as Application Services, Quality Engineering, Cognizant Infrastructure Services, Cloud Enablement, Assurance, and Core Moderation. It also offers a platform and industry solutions. Cognizant serves around 15 industries, such as capital markets, banking, oil, healthcare, travel and hospitality, media and technology, retail, consumer goods, life science, manufacturing, etc. The company also has seven themes, mainly Code Halos, AI Primary Research, Blockchain Solutions, etc. Cognizant is listed on NASDAQ and is a component of both NASDAQ 100 and S&P 500. It offers class A shares, and the ticker of the company is CTSH. Between 2002 and 2020, the company has acquired over 64 companies and businesses worldwide. In 2020, the company acquired eight companies, including Tin Roof Software, EI Technologies, Bright Wolf, 10th Magnitude, New Signature, Code Zero, Collaborative Solutions, and Lev. All these eight companies are based in the United States of America, except El Technologies, based out of France. The journey of the company was started as DBSS (Dun & Bradstreet Satyam Software) in 1994 as an in-house company of Dun & Bradstreet. In two years, the company started gaining clients beyond D & B. The same year, Cognizant was formed after D & B spun off its subsidiaries, such as Ericsson, DBSS, Strategic Technologies, and IMS International. The first headquarters of Cognizant was established in Chennai. The company was renamed Cognizant Technology Solutions in the year 1997. Over the years, the company faced many ups and downs and made various changes in the policy, management, and rules. As of 2020, Cognizant ranked 194 on the Fortune 500 list. For the quarter ended Sep-21 the revenue rose 11.8% to $4.7 billion year-over-year. Digital revenue grew 18%. Q3 bookings grew 24% year-over-year, bringing year-to-date bookings growth to 13%. 2021 revenue growth guidance was at 11.1%, or 9.8% in constant currency Currently Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A has a market cap of $38.1 Billion. It has a P.E ratio of 16.97. The shares of Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A are trading at $70.77. ” .

Organisation
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp. - Class A
Headquarters
Teaneck, New Jersey, US
Employees
2.02K
Industry
Technology Services
CEO
Brian Humphries